Lyndie Greenwood

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Lyndie Greenwood
Born (1983-06-06) June 6, 1983 (age 30)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 2009–present
Website
www.lyndiegreenwood.com

Lyndie Greenwood (born June 6, 1983) is a Canadian film, theatre and television actress. She is best known for the role of Sonya on The CW's Nikita and was recently cast in the recurring role of Jenny Mills on FOX's Sleepy Hollow.

Career[edit]

Greenwood was born and raised in Toronto. She studied dance in school and is also well-versed in martial arts.[1] She attended several voice and musical theater schools in Canada. She began acting training at multiple schools including the "Professional Actors Lab", "Jason Fraser Studios", "Etobicoke School of the Arts" and also at "University Settlement Drama Group".[2] She attained a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto in 2006.

Her first role onscreen was in a low-budget Canadian movie called Pinkville. She made her first television debut on an episode of The Listener. She made many guest appearances on television such as Rookie Blue, Flashpoint, Being Erica, Covert Affairs, Lost Girl and Saving Hope. She has also appeared in minor roles in short-movies such as Little Phoenix and the Fists of Fury and as Jen in The Exit which she feels was her favourite role. She was also cast in This Movie Is Broken.[3]

Her career took off in 2011 when she was cast in a recurring role as Sonya on the hit CW's, Nikita.[4] After the success of season 2 of Nikita, she was retained for season 3 and season 4.

In August 2013, she was cast in a recurring role on FOX's, Sleepy Hollow.[5] In January 2014, she was promoted to series regular for season 2.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Pinkville Natalie Anders
2010 Little Phoenix and the Fists of Fury Phoenix Short
This Movie Is Broken Blake's Girlfriend
Sundays at Tiffany's Jane's Friend #2 TV movie
2011 The Exit Jenn Short
Furstenau Mysteries Clara Short
Television series
Year Title Role Notes
2009 The Listener Admissions Nurse 1 episode
2010 Rookie Blue Keisha 1 episode
Flashpoint Kelly 1 episode
Being Erica Kendra 1 episode
2011 Covert Affairs Nurse 1 episode
Lost Girl Lana 1 episode
2011-13 Nikita Sonya Recurring seasons 2–4 (43 episodes)
2012 Saving Hope Dalia 1 episode
2013-present Sleepy Hollow Jenny Mills Recurring season 1 (10 episodes);
Regular season 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ng, Philiana (7 October 2013). "'Sleepy Hollow': Lyndie Greenwood on the Mystery Surrounding Jenny Mills". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Actress- Lyndie Greenwood from CW Network’s "Nikita"". Retrieved 30 October 2013. 
  3. ^ Do, Anh Khoi (23 May 2010). "News Trailer of 'This Movie Is Broken'". The Cultural Post. Retrieved 30 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "David Keith to Play Major Role on Nikita". TVfanatic. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 30 October 2013. 
  5. ^ Obenson, Tambay A. (7 August 2013). "Lyndie Greenwood Will Play Nicole Beharie's Sister In Fox's 'Sleepy Hollow' Serial". Indiewire Television. Retrieved 30 October 2013. 
  6. ^ ANDREEVA, NELLIE. "John Noble & Lyndie Greenwood Promoted To Regular On Fox’s ‘Sleepy Hollow’". Deadline.com. Retrieved 30 January 2014. 

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